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Saudi-Led coalition attacks military targets in Houthi-controlled Sanaa : The Standard

The Saudi-led coalition in Yemen launched an attack on Monday on military targets in the capital Sanaa, which is controlled by the Houthi movement

Women reject MP’s gift, accused her of being a husband snatcher

The MP was last weekend left dejected after umbrellas and other goodies she had gone to distribute were rejected. An MP has been accused by villagers of snatching their husbands during her tours. The MP was last weekend left dejected after umbrellas and other goodies she had gone to distribute were...

The Standard – Kenya: Kenyan swimmers reign supreme | The Standard

Loreto Convent’s Samantha Hawala during the East Africa secondary school games in Arusha, Tanzania. Kenyans maintained their dominance in the pool to retain their overall East Africa Schools swimming title. The Kenyan boys and girls were unrivaled in the pool winning both title and maintain a 100 percent win...

Uhuru, leaders mourn musician : The Standard

Iria said the late will be remembered for his special life changing songs and entertainment.

Ban on sending wild elephants to zoos a step closer : The Standard

The regulator of global wildlife trade will likely ban sending African elephants captured from the wild to zoos after countries supported the move

SGR workers hold demo over unsafe working conditions after colleague dies

China Communications Construction Company Business Mnager Zhao Jian addresses workers yesterday. Standard Gauge Railway workers yesterday held a protest following the death of a colleague who fell from a 100-feet high bridge. The employee, who was working at section 7 of the line at Ongata Rongai, was identified as 25-year-old...

The Standard – Kenya: Lampard urges tired Chelsea to show more personality | The Standard

August 18, 2019 Chelsea manager Frank Lampard reacts REUTERS Frank Lampard admitted fatigue was a factor in Chelsea's 1-1 draw against Leicester, but the Blues boss demanded his players show more "personality" as his wait for a first win goes on. Thrashed 4-0 at Manchester United last weekend and beaten on...

Zimbabwe police deploy hundreds in Gweru, MDC challenges another protest ban : The Standard

Zimbabwe Police deployed in force in the city of Gweru on Tuesday, witnesses said.

Pogba racially abused by Man Utd fans for penalty miss against Wolves

Paul Pogba was racially abused following his miss against Wolves. Photo: Courtesy. Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba suffered racial abuse on social media after he missed a penalty which could have given his side a 2-1 lead against Wolves on Monday night. There appeared to be a debate between Pogba and...

Chinese businessman to face Sh1.3b tax evasion charges : The Standard

Kenya Revenue Authority Headquarter in Nairobi (PHOTO: FILE) A Chinese businessman being investigated by Kenya Revenue Authority detectives for allegedly evading paying tax amounting to Sh1.3 billion will appear in court today to plead to an offence of tax evasion. Miao...

Fourth driver murdered and car stolen : The Standard

The source said they suspect the same gang that had killed the other three drivers could be responsible for the current murder.

In retrial, El Salvador acquits woman accused of killing her stillborn child : The Standard

Evelyn Hernandez, 21, was previously convicted of intentionally inducing an abortion and had already served three years of a 30-year prison sentence.

Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx split after six years together

Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx 'secretly split months ago' after six years together. Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx have reportedly split after six years together and it's said the break up happened months ago. It's reported that the famous couple went their separate ways in May, just a few weeks after...

The Standard – Kenya: Ole Gunnar sends powerful message after Pogba took Man Utd penalty over Marcus Rashford | The Standard

Pogba saw his penalty saved by Rui Patricio (Image: Getty Images) Ole Gunnar Solskjaer refused to blame Paul Pogba after the Manchester United star missed a penalty in Monday's 1-1 draw at Wolves after taking spot-kick duties from Marcus Rashford. Pogba wasted a chance to give United their second successive Premier...

Top US CEOs say companies should put social responsibility above profit : The Standard

Reuters 20th Aug 2019 10:08:48 GMT +0300 Corporate America is responsible for providing economic benefits to all, not just its investors, the Business Roundtable group said on Monday. The group’s “statement of corporate purpose” was signed by the heads...

Over 3,000 households affected as water project breaks down : The Standard

Residents now rely on unsafe waters, putting them at risk of waterborne diseases.

Giraffes threatened with ‘silent extinction’ : The Standard

For most of his life as a Samburu warrior, Lesaiton Lengoloni thought nothing of hunting giraffes

The Standard – Kenya: Cherono to headline national championships | The Standard

5000m runner Mercy Cherono in training session ahead of Rio Olympics 2016 at Kipchoge Stadium in Eldoret, Uasin Gishu County on July 20, 2016 AK to use the National Championships starting Tuesday to select the men and women’s 10,000m team for the World Championships. Big show awaits the athletics...

Courts to go digital in September, says CJ : The Standard

The long-awaited digitisation of court records will be rolled out next month, Chief Justice David Maraga revealed yesterday. Justice Maraga said the move will herald the end of the archaic handwriting of notes by judges, magistrates and other judicial officers. It will be...

Uncertainty looms as Waititu keeps off office over graft trial : The Standard

Sources say governor had set a parallel office in Nairobi where he has been holding meetings with county executives.

US attorney general shakes up prison bureau after Epstein death : The Standard

Epstein was arrested on July 6 and pleaded not guilty to charges of sex trafficking involving dozens of underage girls as young as 14.

Jimmy Gait responds to rumours he has throat cancer

Jimmy Gait. About a week ago, Kenyan gospel singer Jimmy Gait revealed he had been battling a throat condition for a while and needed to seek specialised treatment in India, news that took his fans by surprise. “I have been battling a condition and have gone to quite a number of...

The Standard – Kenya: FIFA Puskas Award 2019 shortlist announced | The Standard

Andros Townsend celebrates scoring a goal against Manchester City in the Premier League Crystal Palace's Andros Townsend will vie with Lionel Messi and Zlatan Ibrahimovic after FIFA announced its shortlist for this year's Puskas Award. England winger Townsend's stunning volley against Manchester City at the Etihad last term is one of the 10 contenders announced...

Committee stops release of confiscated edible oil : The Standard

National Assembly Trade Committee Chairman Kanini Kega (second right) examines a jerrycan of edible oil from a container depot in Mombasa. Parliament has stopped the release of edible oils worth Sh10 billion confiscated by a Government multi-agency task force, a...

MPs link PS Belio to firm in sanitary towel supply : The Standard

The committee chairman directed Belio to furnish the committee with more details of the firms by Friday.

Indian Islamic preacher apologizes to Malaysians for racial remarks : The Standard

Controversial Indian Islamic preacher Zakir Naik apologized on Tuesday for making racially sensitive remarks in Malaysia

John De’Matthew: Sabina Chege once featured as his video vixen

Sabina Chege and John De’Matthew. Demised Kikuyu Benga musician John De’Matthew was once rumoured to be dating Murang’a County Women Representative Sabina Chege. The politician, who was formerly an actress even featured as a vixen in one of De’Matthew’s song, Njata Yakwa. In the video, Sabina is seen dancing and holding the...

High Court stops the hiring of CA board : The Standard

ICT Cebinet Secretary Joe Mucheru before the Senate ICT Committee on Data Protection Bill 2018 at Parliament on 08/05/19. The High Court has suspended a gazette notice on the appointment of four independent directors to the Communication Authority board (CA)....

Man seeks divorce after court finds wife guilty : The Standard

Petitioner claims marriage cannot be salvaged as it has irretrievably broken down after killing.
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